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MILAN

Chris Isdal of Spicer, Justin Vogel of Brooten and Peter Martin of Willmar win A feature races Thursday in their respective divisions.
Spoon carvers from Minnesota and other states gathered Thursday for the 2022 Spoon Gathering in Milan. The event runs June 2-4.
Milan Village Arts School once again hosts annual spoon carving gathering June 2-4 in Milan.
The severe weather that had been expected to hit west central Minnesota over the holiday weekend did materialize. There were reports of a tornado near Appleton and Milan late afternoon Monday, as well as high winds, hail and rain throughout the area. Power outages, trees down and damage to structures were reported.

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While it won't be 100% back to what it was in 2019, the Milan Village Art School is holding its Spoon Gathering for the first time since the pandemic began. The three-day event will be open to registered participants only, who will still get the opportunity to learn about traditional green woodcarving from some of the best teachers in the country.
Area communities set aside time on holiday to remember those killed while serving in the armed forces.
Submissions about charities, benefits and nonprofit fundraisers for the weekly Good Neighbors calendar published Wednesdays should be emailed to news@wctrib.com by noon Friday.
Following 2-year hiatus, Norwegian celebration returns
Norwegian celebration returns to Milan
Three Syttende Mai celebrations are set for the second weekend of May, as Norwegian descendants plan for the annual commemoration of the signing of the constitution of Norway. Milan, Sunburg and the Norway Lake Lutheran Historical Association all have plans for events full of food, music and fun.

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Auctioneer Nathan Fragodt completed training at Certified Auctioneers Institute.
Area funerals scheduled through April 26, 2022
Art classes and meetings in the area

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